Presidential Campaign Ads of 1960

Here's an interesting look at the campaign commercials used by Nixon and Kennedy in 1960.  Looks like times have changed... and some things never change.

Words lie.  Actions don't.

Noa's picture

To be clear, the commercials can be watched at the link posted above (

The posters above are just there to make my post look better.  The interesting part are the TV commercials.  Have a listen and see what you think.

Very insightful, or dare i say enlightening...

Wendy's picture

After watching these awful ads, I'm amazed that Kenedy won. He was such an eloquant speaker and the ads are just jingles and junk - amazing.

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